The Russian Emergencies Ministry’s employees are continuing dealing with floods in gardening societies and yards in Zelenogradsk Urban Area in Kaliningrad Region.
Rescuers drained all water from yards in the settlements of Zaostrovye and Grachyovka. Over 60 meters of the Medvezhya River banks were reinforced by sandbags. Over 120 tons of sand were used at the moment. 16 meters of the Trostyanka River banks were additionally reinforced, 20 more tons of sand were delivered, water is being pumped out from reclamation channels.
Operations to relief the impact of the landslide that cut off 5 settlements and over 40 tourists facilities in Elbrus District in Kabardino-Balkaria are continuing.
Over 480 people and over 60 units of equipment are involved into relief operations. Damaged road is being repaired, gas supply is being restored, airbridge between the settlements was set up, aid is being provided to the affected population.
The Russian Emergencies Minister Vladimir Puchkov has ordered to restore the roads, damaged by the landslide, in Elbrus District, Kabardino Balkaria, in the shortest possible time, during the meeting with the working group of the Governmental Disaster Management Commission.
Meeting of the working group of the Governmental Commission, dedicated to mitigation of the landslide in Elbrus District, Kabardino-Balkaria, has been held in the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
The landslide from Adyl-Su ravine happened today due to heavy precipitations, blocking the A-158 Federal Motorway between the settlements of Prokhladny-Baksan-Elbrus, damaging over 3 kilometers of the road. 5 settlements got cut off, disruption in gas supply occurred in 6 settlements.
As of now, there are 49 tourists groups, over 300 people in total, in Elbrus District.